Nutrition-Supplements / 2 posts found

Vitamin D and Diabetes

Low Vitamin D and Risk of Diabetes

Recent research has demonstrated that low levels of vitamin D and diabetes are strongly linked. Low levels of vitamin D are also associated with a higher risk of being overweight BUT even if you are normal weight then low vitamin D levels are still linked with an increased risk of diabetes. (Ref.1) What is Vitamin D? Vitamin D is sometimes known as the sunshine vitamin because we produce it from exposure to the sun. We also get vitamin D from oily fish, liver and eggs but in modern life these are…
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Nutritional Supplements – Avoid The Usual Errors

Does your Doctor Know? Nutritional Supplements – Avoid The Usual Errors. On our quest for health we can often buy something that may do more harm than good….in the UK alone it is estimated that the general public spends up to £750 MILLION per year on vitamin and mineral supplements - the equivalent USA figure is a staggering $30 BILLION annually. A quick search on google, or indeed a walk down a supermarket aisle, can show you that there are literally tens of thousands of different supplements…